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by kjdixo
Sun Nov 30, 2014 7:50 pm
Forum: LXAppearance
Topic: EDIT THE OPENBOX RIGHT CLICK MENU IN LXDE and ADD ICONS
Replies: 23
Views: 48720

Re: EDIT THE OPENBOX RIGHT CLICK MENU IN LXDE and ADD ICONS

Thanks vasa1 I benefit and learn a lot from open source and free software, I am thankful and grateful for all of that. It is only fair that I help out other people when I can. Also when I chance upon solutions, I like to document them before they get forgotten and lost forever. I sometimes refer bac...
by kjdixo
Thu Jun 05, 2014 8:03 pm
Forum: LXAppearance
Topic: EDIT THE OPENBOX RIGHT CLICK MENU IN LXDE and ADD ICONS
Replies: 23
Views: 48720

Re: EDIT THE OPENBOX RIGHT CLICK MENU IN LXDE and ADD ICONS

@seppalta
Your website is very helpful and I recommend people take a look at it.
It has a lot of examples of the openbox menu, clearly explained with screenshots and code and some really interesting stuff, thanks for the link.
by kjdixo
Thu Jun 05, 2014 12:15 pm
Forum: LXAppearance
Topic: EDIT THE OPENBOX RIGHT CLICK MENU IN LXDE and ADD ICONS
Replies: 23
Views: 48720

Re: EDIT THE OPENBOX RIGHT CLICK MENU IN LXDE and ADD ICONS

Sorry I missed the last few comments. Menu System. The window focus behaviour when right-clicking changed about 6 months ago. In some recent Ubuntu versions I found that the xdotool 'type' command in my menu did not enter the text (ie Portuguese characters) into text boxes or a text editor like it o...
by kjdixo
Sun Sep 15, 2013 12:33 pm
Forum: LXAppearance
Topic: EDIT THE OPENBOX RIGHT CLICK MENU IN LXDE and ADD ICONS
Replies: 23
Views: 48720

Re: EDIT THE OPENBOX RIGHT CLICK MENU IN LXDE and ADD ICONS

Instant Screen Shot from the Right Click Menu An impressive and very useful shortcut for the Right Click Menu. 1. Install mtPaint. 2. Add this code to menu1.xml <item label="Snap" icon="/usr/share/pixmaps/mtpaint.png"><action name="Execute"><command>mtpaint -s</command></action></item> When this co...
by kjdixo
Fri Aug 09, 2013 11:13 pm
Forum: LXAppearance
Topic: EDIT THE OPENBOX RIGHT CLICK MENU IN LXDE and ADD ICONS
Replies: 23
Views: 48720

Re: EDIT THE OPENBOX RIGHT CLICK MENU IN LXDE and ADD ICONS

Thanks Rex.
I enjoy it.
Those seppalta pages that you linked to look fantastic.
I will bookmark them.
Thanks.
KD
by kjdixo
Fri Aug 09, 2013 10:38 pm
Forum: LXAppearance
Topic: EDIT THE OPENBOX RIGHT CLICK MENU IN LXDE and ADD ICONS
Replies: 23
Views: 48720

Re: EDIT THE OPENBOX RIGHT CLICK MENU IN LXDE and ADD ICONS

This post on Linux Village forum might also be of interest.
It shows more pictures of my right click menu and also talks about (scroll up the page) feh and stalonetray.
http://forum.linuxvillage.org/index.php?topic=58.0

KD
by kjdixo
Fri Aug 09, 2013 10:02 pm
Forum: LXAppearance
Topic: EDIT THE OPENBOX RIGHT CLICK MENU IN LXDE and ADD ICONS
Replies: 23
Views: 48720

Re: EDIT THE OPENBOX RIGHT CLICK MENU IN LXDE and ADD ICONS

Make a virtual keyboard in the Openbox Right Click Menu. Example - Portuguese Accented Characters. http://kdworld7.net/links/computers/xdt-menu2/menu-pt.jpg My system is set up as en-gb and I sometimes want to type in pt (portuguese). The menu can be adapted for other languages (character sets) - r...
by kjdixo
Sun Jan 29, 2012 2:39 am
Forum: LXAppearance
Topic: EDIT THE OPENBOX RIGHT CLICK MENU IN LXDE and ADD ICONS
Replies: 23
Views: 48720

Re: EDIT THE OPENBOX RIGHT CLICK MENU IN LXDE and ADD ICONS

For the xdotool modification, during repeated switching events between menu1 and menu2, the mouse cursor repositions itself over the top left corner of the new menu. The overall effect of this, is to move the menu down and to the right each time it is switched. This can be annoying, so to counteract...
by kjdixo
Sat Jan 28, 2012 11:03 pm
Forum: LXAppearance
Topic: EDIT THE OPENBOX RIGHT CLICK MENU IN LXDE and ADD ICONS
Replies: 23
Views: 48720

Re: EDIT THE OPENBOX RIGHT CLICK MENU IN LXDE and ADD ICONS

This little modification reduces the number of right clicks required when switching between multiple menus. I use the very useful program 'xdotool' to emulate a 'right mouse click' after selecting the alternative menu. The menu then 'pops up immediately' without requiring another 'right mouse click'...